The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 60 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 30 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.24% 3.71% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 6.86% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
593 408 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 63.97% 54.11% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 531 347 511
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Brighton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 69 (85.19%) PHP
2 66 (81.48%) MySQL
3 59 (72.84%) Linux
4 42 (51.85%) HTML
4 42 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 42 (51.85%) CSS
5 35 (43.21%) jQuery
6 34 (41.98%) Apache
7 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (37.04%) Ajax
8 27 (33.33%) Web Development
9 26 (32.10%) HTML5
9 26 (32.10%) CSS3
10 24 (29.63%) OOP
11 23 (28.40%) OO
12 19 (23.46%) Bash Shell
12 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (19.75%) Open Source
14 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 14 (17.28%) VoIP
16 13 (16.05%) IIS
16 13 (16.05%) Windows
16 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
16 13 (16.05%) DHCP
16 13 (16.05%) FTP
16 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
16 13 (16.05%) VPN
16 13 (16.05%) DNS
16 13 (16.05%) Cisco
16 13 (16.05%) Microsoft

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (41.98%) Apache
2 13 (16.05%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.05%) IIS
3 10 (12.35%) Drupal
4 7 (8.64%) CMS
5 5 (6.17%) TYPO3
5 5 (6.17%) WordPress
6 4 (4.94%) nginx
6 4 (4.94%) Moodle
7 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) VoIP
2 13 (16.05%) DHCP
2 13 (16.05%) FTP
2 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.05%) VPN
2 13 (16.05%) DNS
2 13 (16.05%) SSH
2 13 (16.05%) VLAN
2 13 (16.05%) Wireshark
2 13 (16.05%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (16.05%) OpenVPN
2 13 (16.05%) DSL
3 11 (13.58%) Internet
4 3 (3.70%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
5 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (81.48%) MySQL
2 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.94%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (9.88%) Marketing
2 7 (8.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (53.09%) Developer
2 29 (35.80%) Web Developer
3 20 (24.69%) LAMP Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Front-End Web Developer
5 18 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (17.28%) PHP Developer
7 13 (16.05%) Systems Support Analyst
7 13 (16.05%) Systems Support Engineer
7 13 (16.05%) Analyst
7 13 (16.05%) Systems Analyst
7 13 (16.05%) Systems Support
7 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
7 13 (16.05%) Support Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) UI Programmer
8 9 (11.11%) UI Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (8.64%) IT Development Manager
10 7 (8.64%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.85%) HTML
1 42 (51.85%) CSS
2 35 (43.21%) jQuery
3 30 (37.04%) Ajax
4 26 (32.10%) HTML5
4 26 (32.10%) CSS3
5 11 (13.58%) DHTML
6 10 (12.35%) Backbone.js
6 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.64%) Velocity
7 7 (8.64%) Grails
7 7 (8.64%) J2EE
8 5 (6.17%) XML
9 4 (4.94%) JSON
10 3 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (2.47%) Zurb Foundation
12 1 (1.23%) REST
12 1 (1.23%) SOAP
12 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Open Source
2 9 (11.11%) User Experience
3 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.64%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.70%) Social Media
6 2 (2.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (72.84%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Debian
3 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Web Development
3 24 (29.63%) OOP
4 23 (28.40%) OO
5 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (12.35%) Scrum
7 9 (11.11%) MVC
8 8 (9.88%) DevOps
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) Resource Management
9 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.64%) Regression Testing
9 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.94%) Software Architecture
12 3 (3.70%) OOD
12 3 (3.70%) Migration
13 2 (2.47%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (85.19%) PHP
2 42 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.46%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.88%) SQL
5 7 (8.64%) Groovy
6 6 (7.41%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) Perl
7 5 (6.17%) Java
7 5 (6.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Postfix
2 5 (6.17%) VirtualBox
3 4 (4.94%) Varnish
4 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Puppet
1 9 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 9 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.41%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.47%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Citrix
1 13 (16.05%) VMware
1 13 (16.05%) Polycom
1 13 (16.05%) Cisco
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe